Frequently Asked Questions About Campus Journalism Awards and Answers
(1). How can I apply?
Answer: Visit YouthsDigest.com to access the application portal.
(2). When will the nomination end?
Answer: The nomination will end on February 10, 2020.
(3). Can I apply for multiple categories?
Answer: Although we encourage that you apply for a category that you best suits you but you can apply for more than one category.
(4) Can I submit hard copies of my publication?
Answer: No, we do not accept hard copies.
(5). What are the accepted application submissions?
Answer: (i) You can submit soft copy (scanned or clearly taken photo) of your work produced by a print newspaper. In addition, you can upload the scanned work on Google drive or dropbox and apply through the link or send to [email protected]
(ii) You can submit the weblink of your work if it was published on the online platform of a newspaper.
(iii) You can send the online link of your book for those applying for “Author of the Year”.
(6). I nominated myself but someone else nominated me again, hope I won’t be affected?
Answer: We encourage self nomination but we will be left with no option than to sort out your nominations after entry closes.
Although, it may not have much impact, you can state clearly that you nominated yourself during the summary to be posted on the award application.
(7). I am a recent graduate, but was a student during the period of January 2019- December 2019, can I apply?
Answer: Yes, you can apply.
(8). How will I be informed if I get shortlisted?
Answer: You will be notified via email. This is why you are encouraged to input a valid email address.
(.9) Can I always make enquiries?
Answer: Yes, you can make enquiries relevant to the awards.
(10). What are the platforms to follow?
Answer: Applicants can get the latest updates concerning the 2020 CJA via the following social media handles/page.
Email: [email protected]
Best of luck!